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A Fisherman Holding a Net
A Fisherman Holding a Net
Date:
ca. 1770–1780
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Graphite With Stumping, Heightened With White Chalk, On Cream Laid Paper Prepared With Gray Gouache Ground
Dimensions:
Image: 392 x 264 mm (15 7/16 x 10 3/8 in.)
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Artist's widow (according to Hellman), Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff N.Y.); Moore S. Achenbach (1939), gift to AFGA.

Accession Number:
1963.24.247
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Full length view standing young man; clean shaven; looks benignly at viewer; he is working with a net (filet); rolling it up.